See also: and
U+7B87, 箇

CJK Unified Ideographs

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 118, +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹田十口 (HWJR), four-corner 88603, composition 𥫗)

Derived characters edit

Descendants edit

  • (abbreviation of 箇 as Japanese counter)

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 886, character 36
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26116
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1314, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 2983, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7B87

Chinese edit

Glyph origin edit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *kaːls): semantic (bamboo) + phonetic (OC *kaːs).

Definitions edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“single; alone; individual; height; build; stature; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant traditional form of ).

Compounds edit

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  • Normally written as when used as a counter for months

Readings edit

Counter edit

() (-ka

  1. used with numbers in the ichi-ni-san counting system

Usage notes edit

It is often written in katakana with a small ke, but it is always pronounced as "ka."

Alternative forms edit

Derived terms edit

Counter edit

() (-ko

  1. : articles

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(eumhun (nat gae))

  1. Alternative form of (Hanja form? of (piece).)

References edit